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Document ID (ISN)35472
CIS number 81-799
ISSN - Serial title 0007-1072 - British Journal of Industrial Medicine
Year 1980
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Crawford S.M., Miles D.W.
Title Leptospira hebdomadis associated with an outbreak of illness in workers on a farm in North Yorkshire.
Bibliographic information Nov. 1980, Vol.37, No.4, p.397-398. 6 ref.
Abstract Four cases of illness attributed to Leptospira hebdomadis are reported. The clinical features were a febrile illness that resembled influenza. In one case there was a lymphocyte meningitis. Prevention may be possible if diagnosis is done promptly.
Descriptors (primary) agriculture; leptospirosis
Descriptors (secondary) leptospiral meningitis; case study
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Agriculture
Bacterial and parasitic diseases